LUMS University Careers – Officer Communications

Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS)

Position Purpose:

The position is responsible for planning and implementing communication-specific activities and assignments across all communication mediums and channels; on-ground/print/digital etc.

Key Accountabilities

Promotional Material

  • Develop and review content for LUMS publications, including newsletters, brochures, flyers, and reports.
  • Develop and review social media content and communication.
  • Develop, review, and edit print media content e.g., press releases featured articles etc.
  • Work with creative agencies through effective communication briefs to ensure content that is high in quality, meets school and department objectives, and remains consistent with the University marketing and communications strategy

Communication

  • Liaise and facilitate schools and departments in their specific content and communication requirements.
  • Have a strong grasp of storytelling and create effective content as per University’s brand requirements

Relationship Management

  • Build and maintain effective linkage with schools and departments. Strong networking to gather and market their events/news/updates/success stories in time
  • Work with internal clients to ensure that all communication is in line with the University’s Communications Strategy

Social Media

  • Sound know-how of social media platforms and their communication requisites

Website

  • Be ‘ahead’ of the game on news/events coverage
  • Dig stories and write original pieces for the website
  • Upload content and maintain quality control of the website

Knowledge & Skills

  • Be a creative storyteller with excellent communications skills (both verbal and written)
  • Must be well versed with social media and digital platforms communication (website, blogs, etc.)
  • Possess excellent presentation skills
  • Be proactive and strong in multitasking
  • Have problem solving skills and meet tight deadlines

Behaviors

  • Proactive – hands-on approach
  • Client management and customer services approach
  • Well-organized and strong on work ethics
  • Team player
  • Strong EQ

To qualify for this role, you must have:

  • Bachelors/Masters from a reputed university with specialization in Mass Communication/Journalism/Marketing.
  • 0-1 year of relevant experience

If you believe that you meet the essential criteria mentioned above, please apply through our recruitment portal. Only qualified candidates will move ahead in the application process.

What We Offer:

A Learning Ecosystem

LUMS offers a dynamic work culture that encourages learning and innovation, skills development, and contribution to areas beyond your job role. You will have the opportunity to learn and interact with the best academic minds in Pakistan, as well as to work with highly experienced professionals.

Intellectual Freedom

We believe in the pursuit of knowledge, provide the freedom to explore across different disciplines and value the diverse expression of all community members for mutual learning and advancement.

Benefits

LUMS offers competitive benefits to its academic and professional colleagues including Provident Fund, Group Life Insurance, EOBI for Pension Scheme, Outpatient medical coverage for self and family, and In-patient Health Insurance for self, spouse, and dependent children.

Campus Perks

The LUMS campus offers all the facilities and amenities of a world-class university, including a Sports Complex offering international standard courts for badminton, squash, tennis, basketball and volleyball, a FINA certified 25M swimming pool, and separate gyms for women and men. In addition to the LUMS Dining Center, there is a variety of eateries across campus offering popular cuisines, a breath-taking mosque, a medical center, the LUMS Library, car parking as well as transport facilities for females, and a professionally run Day Care Center for children of community members.

Discounts

LUMS also provides a wide range of corporate discounts and internal educational discounts to its community as a token of each member’s value to our community. Our internal educational discounts include waiver of undergraduate tuition fees of employees’ children studying at LUMS, scholarships for master’s programs in several schools, and executive development programs offered by the nationally recognized Rausing Executive Development Center (REDC).

Covid-19

You will be requested to submit proof of vaccination during advanced stages of the process as Campus entry is restricted to fully vaccinated individuals. During a Covid-19 lockdown, you may be required to work from home, which will require you to create a suitable work environment for yourself (internet connectivity, an environment that supports your productivity at home per your own preferences and working style, setting your own work-hours, etc.).

LUMS is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to building an inclusive workplace for all our employees. We do not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, religion, caste, ethnicity, age, non-disqualifying physical or psychological disability or social status. Candidates belonging to minority groups are encouraged to apply.

Job Details:

Company: Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS)

Job Type: Full Time

Job Location: Lahore District, Punjab, Pakistan



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